An unexamined life is not worth living.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Nature has given us two ears, two eyes, and but one tongue-to the end that we should hear and see more than we speak.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for
I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.
The duty of comedy is to correct men by amusing them.
(January 15, 1622 - February 17, 1673)
I don't see any quick fix for Japan. Rather than having turned the corner, it appears that Japan's economy isn't going to recover any time soon.
If the devil does not exist, and man has therefore created him, he has created him in his own image and likeness